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Inuit boy uses white screen for seal hunting. He wears polar bear pants & sealskin kamiks. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq & son. He will use rifle hidden behind a white screen Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq & son, . He will use rifle hidden behind a white screen Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq, wearing polar bear pants uses white screen for seal hunting. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq, wearing polar bear pants uses white screen for seal hunting. Northwest Greenland An Inuit boy stears his father's sled while out seal hunting in the Spring. Narssaarssuk, Thule, Northwest Greenland
Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq, wearing polar bear pants uses white screen for seal hunting. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunter, Iisaanguaq, wearing polar bear pants uses white screen for seal hunting. Northwest Greenland Portrait of a smiling young Inuit girl. Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunter, Qaavigannguaq  lights a Primus stove to make tea during a rest on a Spring seal hunt. Moriussaq, Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter, Qaavigannguaq uses a knife to skin a seal. He wears polar bear pants. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter Qaavigannguaq, skins a seal. He wears polar bear pants and sealskin kamik. NW Greenland.
Inuit hunter Qaavigannguaq, skinning a ringed seal, He wears polar bear pants.   Northwest Greenland. Patches of bare tundra show through the snow as the Spring thaw begins near Moriussaq. Northwest Greenland. Arctic willow. Northwest Greenland.
Walrus on an ice floe off the north west greenlandic coast in summer. A dead walrus hauled onto sea ice for butchering during a Spring hunt near Moriussaq. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunter on ice floe butchers a Walrus using a sharp knife. Moriussaq.  N.W. Greenland.
Inuit hunter on ice floe butchers a Walrus using a sharp knife. Moriussaq.  N.W. Greenland. Mackerel sky, altocumulus, reflected in calm sea after break-up near Moriussaq. Northwest Greenland A Bearded Seal on an ice floe. Northwest Greenland.
Iceberg with strong vertical shape floats in ice free summer seas off NW Greenland,  Northwest Greenland. Iceberg floats in the sea off Greenland in the summer sun with ripples & reflection. NW Greenland. Thawing slabs of sea ice in summer. blue with icicles. Northwest Greenland.
Entire leafed Arctic Avens, Dryas integrifolia. The flowers follow the sun. Greenland. Rock Ptarmigan, Lagopus mutus, a cock bird in his winter white plumage. Northwest Greenland. An aerial view of an iceberg with melting sea ice around it in the summer in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland
An aerial view of an iceberg with melting sea ice around it, in summer in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland Icebergs during the summer months in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland Glacial meltwater winds in a braided river amongst moraines left by receding glaciers. Greenland
Glacier flows from the Greenland Icecap and is fed by 3 visible glaciers, note ridged lateral moraines and meltwater on the surface. Northwest Greenland. An aerial view of melting sea ice in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunters camp out on sea ice in early summer, with huskies tethered nearby.  Greenland
Arctic Poppies, (Papaver radicatum) Backlit in the short Arctic summer Greenland Arctic Poppies, Papaver radicatumm with flowers that follow the sun, for early seed ripening. Arctic. Arctic Bell Heather, Cassiope tetragona in flower, North Greenland
Birds feed in the water around an Iceberg floating off the coast of North West Greenland in the summer. Avataq, an Inuit hunter from Herbert Island. Thule, Northwest Greenland Narwhal meat sliced and hanging up to dry on a meat rack in Qeqertat. Thule, NW Greenland.
Entire leafed Arctic Avens, Dryas integrifolia. The flowers follow the sun. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter, smokes his pipe whilst carving a small soap- stone figure. He wears seal skin kamik. N.W. Greenland. A sled dog has boots tied on to protect its feet from the sharp ice crystals of early summer. Northwest Greenland.
A sled dog has boots tied on to protect its feet from the sharp ice crystals of early summer. Northwest Greenland. A sled dog has boots tied on to protect its feet from the sharp ice crystals of early summer. Northwest Greenland. A sled dog has boots tied on to protect its feet from the sharp ice crystals of early summer. Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunter, Jakob Petersen, wearing polar bear pants and sealskin kamik (boots), with some fish (sculpin) he has caught through the ice. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter walks over melting sea-ice. Northwest Greenland. Portrait of Jakob Petersen, an Inuit hunter from Qeqertat. Thule, Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunter with dog sled on melting sea-ice in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter Jakob prepares to jump a lead in summer sea ice. His huskies will follow. Qeqertat, NW Greenland. Inuit hunter Jakob jumps a lead in summer sea ice. His huskies will follow. Qeqertat, NW Greenland.
Inuit hunter Jakob, having jumped a lead in summer sea ice, now helps his dogs across. Qeqertat, NW Greenland. Nukagpianguaq, an Inuit man carves a figure in a local stone, a good summer pastime. Qeqertat. NW Greenland. Nukagpianguaq, an Inuk, carves a figure in a local stone, a good summer pastime. Qeqertat. NW Greenland.
Inuit woman, Mikivssuk,  making a pair of kamik (sealskin boots). She uses an ulu (woman's knife). Northwest Greenland. Inuit woman, Mikivssuk,  making a pair of kamik (sealskin boots).  Northwest Greenland. Inuit woman, Mikivssuk, chews a sealskin sole to soften it for making a pair of kamik NW Greenland.
Inuit children playing on broken ice. One of them is fishing. Northwest Greenland. Eqilana Simigaq, an Inuit woman, carries her son in a sealskin amaut.Qeqertat,  Northwest Greenland Eqilana Simigaq, an Inuit woman, carries her son in a sealskin amaut.Qeqertat,  Northwest Greenland
Eqilana Simigaq, an Inuit woman, carries her son in a sealskin amaut.Qeqertat,  Northwest Greenland Eqilana Simigaq, an Inuit woman, carries her son in a sealskin amaut.Qeqertat,  Northwest Greenland Inuit mother carries her child in her sealskin Amaut. Qeqertat. N.W. Greenland.
Eqilana Simigaq, an Inuit woman, carries her son in a sealskin amaut.Qeqertat,  Northwest Greenland Inuit hunters travelling by dogsled over sea ice in early summer. Northwest Greenland. An Inuit family manouevre an an open boat through melting summer sea ice in Inglefield Bay. Thule, Northwest Greenland
Inuit woman Mikivssuk, & string puzzle, depicts story of a fox. Puzzles developed in Polar Night. Greenland. Inuit woman Mikivssuk, makes a string puzzle depicting a caribou. Thule, North Greenland. Inuit woman, Mikivssuk, makes a string puzzle depicting a porch between two houses. Thule, North Greenland
Inuit woman with a string puzzle. Qeqertat. North Greenland Inuit child, Peter, with whip and a husky pup. Qeqertat, NW Greenland Inuit youth playing a guitar in his home.  Northwest Greenland.
An Inuit boy from Qeqertat washes an arctic char he has just caught in a lake. Thule, Northwest Greenalnd. Broadleaved Willowherb. Epilobium latifolium. Greenland. National flower of Greenland Livelong Saxifrage, Saxifraga paniculata, found on rocks, calcareous gravels & dry slopes. N.W. Greenland
Inuit hunter making a kayak harpoon. He wears polar bear pants and seal skin kamik. Northwest Greenland. Sea ice breaking up in the summer off the coast of Inglefield Bay in Northwest Greenland. North West Greenland. Ice floes as sea ice breaks up in summer off the coast of Northwest Greenland. North West Greenland.
Portrait of Peter, a young Inuit child, warmly dressed in furs. Northwest Greenland. Inuit grandmother, Patdlunguaq carries Peter, in a seakskin Amaut. Northwest Greenland. Inuk, Nukagpianguaq, out hunting in his kayak in Inglefield Bay. Thule, Northwest Greenland
Kayaks on racks on a beach, as the sea ice goes out. A storm is iminent over the fjord. Northwest Greenland. Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland
Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuit hunter, Preben Petersen, holds the bow of his kayak as his son plays in it. Qeqertat, Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters use kayaks for hunting in the Summer. Inglefield Bay, Thule, Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunters use kayaks for hunting in the Summer. Inglefield Bay, Thule, Northwest Greenland. Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland
Inuk, Nukagpianguaq, inflates his avatak (sealskin float) while out hunting in his kayak in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq, out hunting in his kayak in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland
Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. He has a sealskin float (Avatak) in his kayak. NW Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland
Nukagpianguaq, an Inuit hunter, in his kayak uses a throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuk, Nukagpianguaq in kayak uses throwing board to hurl his harpoon. NW Greenland Inuit hunters out in their kayaks in the calm summer waters of Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunters using kayaks for hunting in the summer, on a stripey sea. Inglefield Bay. Thule, Northwest Greenland. A hunter out in his kayak in Inglefield Fiord. Thule, Northwest Greenland Bergy bit and Icebergs reflected in the water and summer sea ice.  NW Greenland.
Pieces of glacial ice melting on the shoreline at low tide. Qeqertat, Thule, Northwest Greenland. An elderly Inuk, paddles his kayak away from shore to hunt seals in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters use kayaks in summer for seal hunting. Sealskin floats (Avatak) behind them. N.W. Greenland.
Inuit, Nukagpianguaq, carving a figure of a hunter. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters butcher a Narwhal. By law Narwhal must be hunted using a kayak & a harpoon. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunters butcher a Narwhal. By law Narwhal must be hunted using a kayak & a harpoon. Northwest Greenland
Inuit hunters butcher a Narwhal. By law Narwhal must be hunted using a kayak & a harpoon. Northwest Greenland Inuit hunter, Jakob Petersen stands proudly holding a seven foot long Narwhal tusk. Northwest Greenland. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters butcher a Narwhal. The skin, a great source of vitamins, is a delicacy. N.W. Greenland.
Inuit hunter, Nukagpianguaq , paddles in kayak back to the ice edge after hunting near Qeqertat. NW Greenland Qulutanguaq, an Inuit hunter from the Thule district of Northwest Greenland. An Inuit hunter and his son watch Narwhals through binoculars at a summer hunting camp. Thule, Northwest Greenland
Inuit hunter scans the sea for Narwhal. He wears polar bear pants and sealskin kamik (boots). Northwest Greenland. At a hunting camp an Inuit hunter & his son scan the sea for Narwhals. They wear sealskin kamik (boots). Thule, Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter using a kayak for hunting in the Summer. Inglefield Bay, Thule, Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunter, in summer, asleep under the shelter of a huge rock. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter stands on large rock to scan the sea for Narwhal. He wears polar bear pants and sealskin kamik (boots). Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter scans the sea for Narwhal. His bedding is in a rocky niche below. Northwest Greenland.
Jakob Petersen, an Inuit hunter paddling his kayak in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunter eating muktuk (whale skin) from a Narwhal. The skin is a great source of vitamins,  and is a delicacy. N.W. Greenland. Inuit hunters prepare a meal of Narwhal. The skin, a great source of vitamins, is a delicacy. N.W. Greenland.
Inuit hunters using kayaks to hunt Narwhal in the summer. Inglefield Bay, Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters use kayaks for hunting Narwhal, in summer. Northwest Greenland. Inuit hunters use kayaks for hunting Narwhal, in summer. Northwest Greenland.
Inuit hunters use kayaks for hunting Narwhal, in summer. Northwest Greenland. Qulutanguaq, an Inuit hunter uses a sealskin Kayak to hunt Narwhal in the summer. Inglefield Bay, Northwest Greenland Qulutanguaq, an Inuit hunter uses a sealskin Kayak to hunt Narwhal in the summer. Inglefield Bay, Northwest Greenland
Qulutanguaq, an Inuit hunter, getting out of his sealskin kayak after a hunting trip. Northwest Greenland. Qulutanguaq, an Inuit hunter, checks his sealskin kayak before going hunting in Inglefield Bay. Northwest Greenland. Qulutanguaq, an Inuit man from Thule in Northwest Greenland, eating muktuk (whale skin).
Portrait of Qulutanguaq Jeremiassen from Siorapaluk. Northwest Greenland. An Inuit hunter trimming fat from whale skin after a Narwhal hunt at Qeqertat. Thule, Northwest Greenland.

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